How do I obtain my Massachusetts marriage certificate?
Updated: Jul 17, 2018
There are several documents you will need in order to file a no-fault divorce in Massachusetts. A certified copy of your marriage certificate is required for filing a Joint Petition for Divorce or a Complaint for Divorce in Massachusetts - both no-fault divorce
You can obtain your marriage certificate from the town hall of the town/city you were married or resided in at the time of your marriage. See the link below for more information. It will have a raised seal. There will be a small fee. Your church certificate will not be accepted by the Massachusetts Probate and Family Court.